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Getting Started With Camera Drones: How One Small Rig Can Add So Much Production Value | Fstoppers

Getting Started With Camera Drones: How One Small Rig Can Add So Much Production Value | Fstoppers | Powerful Drones for a Better World | Scoop.it
Aerial videos that have been shot by drones have been flooding YouTube for the last few years, especially as the cost and expertise needed to get into it has come down. A birds-eye point of view can add a lot of production value to a video project, but where does one start when looking to get into aerial video? I spoke with Brent Foster who told me about the doors that shooting aerial video can open, as well as the challenges they present.
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New York City 2 - YouTube

While in the USA to speak at the DARC conference, we took it upon us to document the 5Pointz artwork before it got destroyed, and took advantage of the Gover...
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Dji Phantom flies into Volcano - YouTube

Dji Phantom flies into Volcano - YouTube | Powerful Drones for a Better World | Scoop.it
Yasur volcano on Tanna island, Vanuatu Amazingly no phantoms where harmed while filming!
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Zano Is A Sky Selfie Micro-Drone That Flies Itself

Zano Is A Sky Selfie Micro-Drone That Flies Itself | Powerful Drones for a Better World | Scoop.it
Holy autonomous micro-drones batman! Wondering how you're going to line up your next dronie? Aka a selfie taken from up high by a passing UAV so you don't get..
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Top 5 Creative Drone Application of the Week, November 23rd 2014

Top 5 Creative Drone Application of the Week, November 23rd 2014 | Powerful Drones for a Better World | Scoop.it
Drones are a hot topic in pretty much every industry right now. However as big business is searching for optimal ways to use drones and reduce costs, artists
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Drone Shows Thousands Filling Hong Kong Streets - YouTube

Thousands of demonstrators turned out in downtown Hong Kong on September 29 to support a protest over Beijing’s decision to reject calls for open nominations...
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PARS Rescue Robot www.rtsideas.com - YouTube

Pars is an Aerial rescue robot which is designed and made for saving human lives. The first purpose of building the robot is the relief of people drowning ne...
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Self-destructing bio-drones could be the next Mars explorers (Wired UK)

Self-destructing bio-drones could be the next Mars explorers (Wired UK) | Powerful Drones for a Better World | Scoop.it
A group of students from Brown and Stanford University are collaborating with scientists from NASA’s Ames Research Centre on a biological drone, which they hope, one day, to send to Mars
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Watch: Can Drones Help Save Wildlife Around the World?

Watch: Can Drones Help Save Wildlife Around the World? | Powerful Drones for a Better World | Scoop.it
From retired military aircraft to DIY jobs, drones are on the front lines of wildlife conservation around the world.
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"In the international fight against poaching, eyes in the sky could make all the difference."

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Pipeline Winter 2013

www.stermanaerials.com Happy new year everyone! Thought I would put together some of my aerial footage of 2013. All shots were on the North Shore of Oahu, Pipeline.…
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That's what a wave is called.. watch those surfers in Hawaii captured by a drone..pure epicness

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Meet The Startup That's Using Drones To Change The World

Meet The Startup That's Using Drones To Change The World | Powerful Drones for a Better World | Scoop.it
Matternet: A drone company with a conscious
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'"He realized one billion people around the world live in areas lacking reliable road systems and that drones could provide a more reliable way to deliver critical supplies, like medicine.

Matternet's trucks may have gotten lodged in mud between launch sites, but its drones navigated their routes without a hitch. Controlled completely via an app, a UAV bearing a spittle sample would take off, fly through the air, and land at a hospital as far as 25 kilometers away."

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Drone company Strat Aero to land on London Stock Exchange - Telegraph.co.uk

Drone company Strat Aero to land on London Stock Exchange - Telegraph.co.uk | Powerful Drones for a Better World | Scoop.it
The Gatwick-based firm says the unmanned military aircraft sector has 'huge growth potential'
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Flyver Alpha SDK is now here!

Flyver Alpha SDK is now here! | Powerful Drones for a Better World | Scoop.it
Flyver Alpha SDK is now here! The first release of Flyver SDK which enables developers to create applications for drones is now available! Flyver Alpha is
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Biodegradable Drones Might Be In Our Future

Biodegradable Drones Might Be In Our Future | Powerful Drones for a Better World | Scoop.it
As with most emerging technologies, drones can elicit different response with people. They can assist with military operations, deliver packages and carry sensors to monitor an area. However, it appears that quite a number of people have negative connotations with drones. In a new project, a group of students competing in a synthetic biology competition have created a biodegradable drone to boost their image.
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Skynet drone-delivery mailbox in the running for $1m prize

Skynet drone-delivery mailbox in the running for $1m prize | Powerful Drones for a Better World | Scoop.it
Concept one of 20 to make semi-finals of Drones for Good competition, intended to steer technology towards improving lives
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It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s Fotokite! Sergei Lupashin brings aerial photography down to Earth

It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s Fotokite! Sergei Lupashin brings aerial photography down to Earth | Powerful Drones for a Better World | Scoop.it
With his tethered quadcopter Fotokite, Russian-born inventor Sergei Lupashin plans to put aerial photography and the power of unmanned aerial vehicles in the hands of of journalists, architects and...
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Top 5 Practical Drone Applications of the Week, November 22nd 2014

Top 5 Practical Drone Applications of the Week, November 22nd 2014 | Powerful Drones for a Better World | Scoop.it
With all the traction that drones are getting right now, it’s inevitable that people will start finding new practical ways to use them. And even though we try
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These On-Demand Drones Fetch Your Keys Or Wallet When You Forget Them

These On-Demand Drones Fetch Your Keys Or Wallet When You Forget Them | Powerful Drones for a Better World | Scoop.it
A new perk for the lazy: call up a drone with your phone and have it carry packages across the city in less time than it takes to drive.
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Drone deliveries 

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An animated history of drones

An animated history of drones | Powerful Drones for a Better World | Scoop.it
The drone revolution dates back more than 100 years. Here's an animated look at how it all began.
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BeetleCopter in the Serengeti - YouTube

Aerial footage from the Serengeti taken with my remote-control "BeetleCopter". Subscribe for more: http://bit.ly/willbl-youtube Drones have incredible potent...
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Robots in the skies: how Outback Joe was found and rescued | sUAS News

Robots in the skies: how Outback Joe was found and rescued | sUAS News | Powerful Drones for a Better World | Scoop.it
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Drones transition into everyday lives

Drones transition into everyday lives | Powerful Drones for a Better World | Scoop.it
Properly written and enforced, good regulations will allow us to develop drone technology.
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Drone technology for real estate agents: the real deal over hype | Inman News

Drone technology for real estate agents: the real deal over hype | Inman News | Powerful Drones for a Better World | Scoop.it
It seems like drones are everywhere these days. From taking part in international combat missions to delivering emergency medical supplies or filming the latest OK Go music video, drones are a major part of our 21st-century lives. And drones have become important tools not just for presidents and rock stars, but for real estate agents, too.
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These Drones Will Fly Directly Into Tornadoes To Predict Future Storms

These Drones Will Fly Directly Into Tornadoes To Predict Future Storms | Powerful Drones for a Better World | Scoop.it
Better we rely on death-proof drones than human tornado-chasers.
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